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Menura tyawanoides Boles 1995 (lyrebird)

Reptilia - Passeriformes - Menuridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 182710

Full reference: W. E. Boles. 1995. A preliminary analysis of the Passeriformes from Riversleigh, Northwestern Queensland, Australia, with the description of a new species of Lyrebird. Courier Forschungsinstitut Senckenberg 181:163-170

Belongs to Menura according to W. E. Boles 1995

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: QM F.20887 (AR 11466), a limb element (complete left carpometacarpus). Its type locality is Upper Site, which is in a Miocene terrestrial limestone in the System B Formation of Australia.

Ecology: volant insectivore